The Emerald Forest – (1985)
Movie: The Emerald Forest
Also Known As: John Boorman's The Emerald Forest
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Genres: Action | Adventure | Drama
Cast: Powers Boothe, Meg Foster, Yara Vaneau, William Rodriguez, Estee Chandler, Charley Boorman, Dira Paes, Eduardo Conde, Ariel Coelho, Peter Marinker…
Plot: Based on a true story, Powers Boothe plays an American dam engineer in Brazil. Boothe's son (played by Charlie Boorman – son of director John Boorman) is kidnapped by a rain forest tribe, and raised as one of their own. Boothe continues to look for him and after many trials and adventures, stumbles upon him.
Rated: 6.8/10 from 4,400 votes on IMDb
Release Date: (USA)
Tagline: What kind of man would return year after year for ten years to rescue a missing boy from the most savage jungle in the world? His father.
Directors: John Boorman
Writers: Rospo Pallenberg
Languages: English, Portuguese
Location: Araguaia River, Brazil